Factory Tour: Motor/Generator Test, Repair and Inspection with Latest Insulation System 🗓 🗺

5325 W 130th St. Cleveland, Ohio United States 44130 Map


Date: Sep 17 2019.
Time: 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM (EDT)
Speaker: David W. Hinchliffe, P.E. of Integrated Power Services, Cleveland. Service Center


5325 W 130th St.
Cleveland, Ohio
United States 44130

Cost: Free
RSVP: Required.
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Integrated Power Services, IPS, Cleveland is one of many IPS North American Service Centers offering local, regional and national coverage, all backed by a single Quality Management System, Health Safety & Environmental program, Continuous Improvement culture and Customer Service that offers an Unmatched Customer Experience (UCE).

IPS serves all industrial applications including: nuclear & fossil power plants, hydro generators, turbine generators, steel mills, refineries, pipelines, chemical plants, cement plants, paper mills, mining and manufacturing facilities.

IPS Cleveland provides service for:

  • Industrial AC & DC electric motors, generators
  • Mechanical power transmission equipment such as gearboxes, pumps, fans, compressors, shafts

The facility’s capabilities include:

  • In-shop repair with dedicated winding clean room for foreign material exclusion (FME)
  • Field services
  • Distribution and storage of critical assets


Mr. David Hinchliffe P.E. is the Senior Electrical Engineer for IPS Cleveland since 2014.  David oversees electrical failure investigations, repair and testing.  He is also the Electrical Insulation Engineer for the development and maintenance of the IPS proprietary insulation systems.

David graduated in 2002 from Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA with a BS in Electrical Engineering and is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania and Ohio. From 2002 until 2004, David worked for STV Incorporated in Philadelphia as a Vehicle Specialist, performing qualification testing on electric locomotives prototype propulsion testing on new diesel-electric locomotives for NJ Transit in Tarbes, FR and Valencia, ES.

Between 2004 and 2014, David worked for Exelon Generation in progressively advancing roles at Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating plant.  Starting as an Electrical Component Specialist and advancing to System Manager.  He oversaw maintenance and quality issues of electrical motors based on predictive maintenance technologies, vibration monitoring, thermography, lube oil analysis, motor design analysis, protective device assessment and motor load effects. He also held the position of Electric Motor Corporate Subject Matter Expert and the Large Power Transformer Subject Matter Expert